What is Canadian Permanent Residence?


When we are talking about PR the first question arise in everyone’s mind is that – “what is PR and who is the PR?”

The PR means Permanent Resident. A Permanent Resident is one who is not a citizen of Canada but has been given permanent resident status by immigration. Permanent Resident is citizens of the other countries. A person lives in Canada temporarily, like a worker, a student, a tourist is not a permanent resident. But a person who is not from Canada and fulfills all the eligibility that is required for getting PR in Canada will get Permanent Residence (PR) in Canada. CWC Immigration Solution is the best immigration consultant.

The Permanent Resident Card:

The Permanent Resident card shows that you have the permanent resident status in Canada. When you come back on a commercial vehicle like boat, train, bus or an aeroplane you have to show your card and your passport if you travel outside Canada. The PR persons who are travelling outside Canada, do not have a valid PR card, or not carrying it with them requires to apply for a permanent resident travel document before returning to Canada.

Eligibility for getting PR:

  • Be physically present in Canada
  • Be a permanent resident of Canada
  • Not be under an potent removal order
  • Not to be convicted of an offense relates to  misuse of a PR Card
  • Meet the residency requirements
  • Not be a Canadian citizen

How to get Canadian Permanent Resident:

  • Provide a criminal record check and also a Medical Certificate
  • Fill in a Permanent Resident Visa Application and submit it
  • Pay the application fee
  • Attend interviews with immigration representatives

Age Limit for Canada PR:

The maximum age for Qualifying is 45. The persons whose age is between 18-35 get maximum points. The persons whose age is 35 will get less point.

Before apply for PR

A PR card is normally issued for five years, but sometimes it can be issued for one year. It is valid for the last date which is mentioned on the card. Usually, Canada sends PR cards to the addresses within the country but sometimes you can have to pick up the card from a person who is at the one of the Canadian Offices.

Sometimes, you can ask for reissuing the card if you find any mistake on your card. It is not a mistake if name is too long to fit on the card we shorten the name on the card.

What are Obligations?

If you wish to travel outside the Canada the permanent resident of Canada must holds a valid permanent resident card. You must fulfill the requirements of permanent residency and must renew your permanent residency card before five years. Permanent residents can lose their permanent resident status if they do not meet with their residency obligations.

Services offered by Immigration Consultant:

There are some of the services which are provided by the certified immigration consultants. This includes:

  • Offering assessments to their clients who have chances of being approved for visa.
  • With the help of different types of visa officers preparing clients for the interviews.
  • In order to provide application and paper work error free and accurate it helps clients in preparing immigration applications and paper work
  • Helps the clients in all facts of immigration to Canada, including family sponsorship, appeals, refugee claims, temporary residency, student’s immigration and working in Canada.
  • An immigration lawyer does all of this, including as legal representation and also offers the legal advice.
  • It does not matter that which type of immigration representation you choose, just be make sure that they are loyal or honest and willing to provide you with referrals as a result they are really working for you and also they will give you the best chance of success in your immigration process. 


So we can see that in these days, 8 out of 10 people migrate       to the foreign countries. They migrate for studying, working and for travelling too. But the main problem which is arising is Fraud. Some frauds take the money from people but does not provide them visa or PR. It is the main problem now a day. People must be aware of this. So before investing money and hiring any immigration solution be sure that it is reliable or not. CWC Immigration Solutions provides you the best Permanent Residence (PR) Services. We are the best one for immigration consultancy. We are a certified and reliable. It helps you to get visa or PR in Canada. We provide you services in an authentic way.

We provide you the best guidance about each and every type of visa. So come to the right consultant and get your dreams come true

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